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Achieving quality aged care; More than audits and incidents

30 June 2022 @ 11:00 AEST
1 hour
Online event
Member price: FREE
Non-member price: $50.00

As the wave of reforms continues within aged care, we stop to take a closer look at ‘Quality’ within aged care. What does it take to achieve quality aged care, and what really is the quality manager’s role in quality care?

Drawing on her years of experience as a quality manager and working with organisations in the pursuit of quality care, Dr Cathy Balding will take us on a journey to understand the importance of the aged care quality manager’s role, how to make it a success and how it fits within the broader clinical governance landscape. 

Cathy Balding

Dr Cathy Balding

Cathy works with aged care boards and executives to implement ‘strategic clinical governance systems with purpose’: focusing on achieving a consistently high-quality point of care experience, and is the author of three books on the topic. Cathy has conducted and published research into effective quality systems, and developed quality and clinical governance frameworks and associated training for the SA and Victorian Departments of Health. For a number of years she was involved in the Victorian ‘Beyond Compliance’ public sector aged care improvement and measurement program as a consultant and trainer, including the development and evaluation of Victorian aged care Quality Indicators and the Victorian ‘Aged Care Governance Readiness Tool.’

She is a current RSL LifeCare NSW Board member, chairing the Board Quality Committee, and sits on the Alfred Health Quality Committee as an external expert. Cathy also works closely with the AICG as a clinical governance consultant and Board facilitator. 
 

Event details
Event start:
30 June 2022 @ 11:00
Event end:
30 June 2022 @ 12:00
Location:
Online
AICG Member price:
FREE
Non-member price:
$50.00

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